In support of giving back to Liberians in this festive Season, Liberia’s biggest sports betting company, Winners Incorporated has identified witha little over 100 orphans at Love a Child Orphanage Home situated along the Robert International Airport (RIA) Highway.
The company, on Friday December 26, 2014 presented to the home 100 bags of 25KG rice, 100 3gallons of vegetable oil and 17 cartoons of assorted biscuits.
Making the presentation on behalf of Winners Inc., the Marketing Manager of the company, Randall Kaybee, said the gifts were part of the company’s way of identifying with Liberians, especially children who are orphans and do not have other means of survival.
He said the company started its operations in Liberia since 2010 and has been involved with giving back to Liberians as part of it’s cooperate social responsibility, with special emphasis on needy Liberians, like the orphans, disabled and blind.
Winners will never relent in living up to its commitment to give back to Liberians as a means of buttressing the government’s efforts to help successfully implement the Poverty Reduction Strategy (PRS),” said the Winners executive.
He pointed out that Winners had over the years identified with several vulnerable institutions in the country.
Mr. Kaybee urged the administrators of the home to use the donated items wisely.
At the same time, Winners marketing manager encouraged the children to focus on their education and take their lessons seriously, adding that education is the most powerful gift that a child can boast of.
He averred that while it is true that the kids are orphans, “yet the future looks bright for you, provided if you listen to your teachers and caretakers and give them the greatest respect Do not lose hope; those taking care of you are also mothers and parents. They know just what is good for you and your survival since you are here striving for your better future.” he advice.
Receiving the donated items on behalf of the home, Mother Rebecca Brooks Wreh extolled Winners Inc. and said since the establishment of the institutionin March 4 of 1998, Winners is the first company to have make such a huge offer.
The orphanage receives no direct support, she said, adding, “Support has been coming from humanitarians and philanthropists like Winners but not as compared to the current Winners donation.”
In the same vein, Mother Wreh is calling on other well meaning Liberians and philanthropists to emulate the good example of Winners in making sure that the children survive.
Mr. Kaybee was accompanied to the orphanage by the company’s Administrator, Beyan Flomo.